Editors’ Notes A Short Stop At The Transsylvanian Brain-Surgery, The Marilyn Monroe-Memorial-Church (Impr. Tanz der Lemminge is to Duul's oeuvre as is The Space Ritual to Hawkwind's--the standard by which to judge the entire corpus of the group's recorded output. The first two pieces on the double album are lengthy suites that sport a prog-like sophistication as they shift in mood, mode, and tempo, but they bear a raw, visceral quality that makes the trip a thrill ride. Part III - The Flyweighted Five", John Weinzierl - guitars, vocals (12), piano, Lothar Meid - bass guitars, vocals (7, 11), Jimmy Jackson - organ, choir-organ, piano, This page was last edited on 1 March 2020, at 19:57. Tanz der Lemminge (English: Dance of the Lemmings) is a double LP by the German rock band Amon Düül II which was released in 1971. In the Q and Mojo Classic Special Edition Pink Floyd & The Story of Prog Rock, the album was listed as number 36 in its list of "40 Cosmic Rock Albums". Printed in Germany by C. v. d. Linnepe, Lüdenscheid. Copyright © 2020 Apple Inc. All rights reserved. Part II - Overheated Tiara", "Race From Here to Your Ears. The musical emphasis is more on expansive arrangements and a generally gentler, acoustic or soft electric vibe; the brain-melting guitar from Yeti isn't as prominent on Tanz, for example, aside from the odd freakout here and there. Tanz der Lemminge, an Album by Amon Düül II. Part I - Little Tornadoes", "Race From Here to Your Ears. Tanz der Lemminge è un album in studio del gruppo rock tedesco Amon Düül II, pubblicato nel 1971. If you know the album, you know it's amazing, so no need to comment on that. Tanz der Lemminge (julkaistu Britanniassa ja Yhdysvalloissa nimellä Dance of the Lemmings, Italiassa nimellä Journey Into a Dream (Viaggio In Un Sogno)) on Amon Düül II-yhtyeen studioalbumi vuodelta 1971.Edellisen albumin tapaan albumi julkaistiin tupla-lp:nä. Tanz der Lemminge (English: Dance of the Lemmings) is a double LP by the German rock band Amon Düül II which was released in 1971. Genres: Krautrock, Psychedelic Rock. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. S-B especially is killer! 6 tracks (60:56). disc 1): LBS 83 473 X, Matrix / Runout (Cat.nr. , "SYNTELMAN'S MARCH OF THE ROARING SEVENTIES" – 15:51, "RESTLESS SKYLIGHT-TRANSISTOR-CHILD" – 19:33, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tanz_der_Lemminge&oldid=943419140, Short description is different from Wikidata, Album articles lacking alt text for covers, Articles containing explicitly cited English-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "A Short Stop at the Transylvanian Brain-Surgery", "Race From Here to Your Ears. Released in June 1971 on Liberty (catalog no. Amon Duul II's third album, 1971's Tanze der Lemminge, is rightly regarded as a milestone of the underground '70s German rock scene colloquially known as Krautrock. The first three tracks each take up a side of vinyl on the original release, and all are quite marvelous. Part III - The Flyweighted Five", John Weinzierl - guitars, vocals (12), piano, Lothar Meid - bass guitars, vocals (7, 11), Jimmy Jackson - organ, choir-organ, piano, This page was last edited on 1 March 2020, at 19:57. Tracce Modifica Side A - SYNTELMAN'S MARCH OF THE ROARING SEVENTIES one of the finest examples of Krautrock . Much of the record's second half is occupied by abstract, experimental journeys that stand tall among the most outré excursions in the Krautrock canon and serve as a reminder of why the style is sometimes called kosmische (cosmic) music. A masterpiece of 70s avant-rock. You will find lengthy songs divided up into various movements, but with titles like "Dehypnotized Toothpaste" and "Overheated Tiara," po-faced seriousness is left at the door.